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Tomorrow Will Come Too SoonTomorrow Will Come Too Soon in Traditional Fixed Forms
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He knew exactly what to say-
To steal away her heart;
And in the same instant it was taken-
He managed to tear it apart.
He was only after her innocence-
And with a hopeful heart, she gave in;
She fought back tears the whole night-
Just to be laying next to him.
Tomorrow, the embrace will fade-
But tonight, they lay together;
Tomorrow, he'll act like it never happened-
But in her heart, the memory will stay forever.
She turns to him and whispers,
"I'm so scared to close my eyes"
He doesn't say a word-
But his eyes ask her why.
She says, "Tomorrow will come too soon;
...and I know I won't see you there"
He keeps his silence, and simply turns away-
She knew he didn't care.
She puts the pistol to her head-
And turns on the light;
She screams, "YOU BETTER STOP ME!"
Hoping that he might.
He walks towards her-
And pulls the gun away;
He whispers in her ear-
"I've got only one thing to say"
He holds her face-
And gives her one last kiss;
He looks at her, smiles, and says,
"You look so much be